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Random Factoids 13.08.2019

Bluetooth was named after King Harald Bluetooth, a 10th Century King. The Bluetooth icon is actually his rune. Interesting….. -Mliae

Random Factoids 17.03.2019

Bubble wrap (that stuff we use for packaging breakables) was traditionally meant to be used as 3-dimensional wallpaper! -Mliae *Fact sourced via All that’s interesting

Random Factoids 14.02.2019

‘Clinophobia is the fear of beds.’   Hmmm…I’m not thinking that makes for a comfortable living situation. -Mliae *Fact sourced via Fun Funny Facts

Random Factoids 07.02.2019

‘For every child born in Wales since April 2014, the Welsh Government have donated a fruit tree to Ugandan families, to celebrate the birth or adoption of every child.’ Does […]

Random Factoids 24.1.2019

‘There are 5 temples in Kyoto, Japan that have blood stained ceilings. The ceilings are made from the floorboards of a castle where warriors killed themselves after a long hold-off […]

Random Factoids: 17.1.2019

Have you heard the saying ‘It’s raining cats and dogs’? That saying supposedly came into being in England during the 17th century when there were many homeless cats and dogs […]

Random Factoids 28.11.2018

The name for November is said to be derived from the Roman novem, meaning nine – as in the ninth month. Makes sense! -Mliae

Random Factoids 28.10.2018

‘The king of hearts is the only king in the standard deck of cards, without a mustache.’ *Source Have a happy Mo-vember! -Mliae

Random Factoids 28.09.2018

Today is both ‘Drink Beer Day’ and ‘Good Neighbor Day’. So why not crack open a cold one with your favourite neighbor?! 😀 *Source I like that, I really really […]

Random Factoids 28.07.2018

‘You can’t hum while holding your nose closed.’ *Source I beg to differ! *holds nose -hm m mm m. Damn…I can’t breathe either. Who would’ve thought that would be true?! […]

Random Factoids 28.06.2018

In 1979, it snowed in the Sahara Desert. *Source Great, then there’s hope for a sunny day in the arctic 😉 -Mliae

Random Factoids 28.05.2018

‘Honey is the only food that includes all the substances necessary to sustain life, including enzymes, minerals, water and vitamins.’ *Source Bees! I need bees! Who’s brave enough to help […]

Random Factoids 28.04.2018

‘Handshakes were originally meant to make sure that the person you were meeting, wasn’t carrying a concealed weapon. The hand clasp proved that your hand was empty and  shaking was […]

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